THE GREAT SYMPATHETIC: WALT WHITMAN AND THE NORTH AMERICAN REVIEW
Book Launch and Reading
Friday, November 13, 2015
THE GREAT SYMPATHETIC, edited by Jeremy Schraffenberger, collects essays by and about Whitman, as well as contemporary poems inspired by Whitman, all of which originally appeared in the pages of the North American Review.
Introduction by editor Jeremy Schraffenberger; readings by poets and contributors Martín Espada, Lauren Schmidt, and Harry Waitzman from the anthology (ranging from Whitman’s words to their own); a Q&A and a book-signing.